Northern Star

Turnout down in elections

David Jacobson:116 votes (100 percent)

Andre Phillips and Satta Kendor

April 9, 2015

About 1,241 votes were cast Tuesday in the 2015 DeKalb aldermanic election, a 60 vote decline from the last odd-numbered ward election in 2011.One alderman is elected from each of the seven wards in the city and serves a four-year term. The odd-numbered wards were up for election this year. The aldermen...

Leaving aldermen focus on upgrades

Leaving aldermen focus on upgrades

Kelly Bauer

August 27, 2014

Third Ward Alderwoman Kristen Lash and 5th Ward Alderman Ron Naylor plan to use their last eight months in their positions to push for road improvements and airport expansion.The City Council members do not plan to seek re-election when their terms end in April, with Lash announcing her plans not to ru...